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Where is the 252 Area Code?

The 252 Area Code (or Area Code 252) is located in the state of NC. Area Code 252 is one of the 269 3-digit telephone area codes in the USA. It covers roughly 1,238 unique phone numbers and 2,633 individuals near the city of Rocky Mount

Location & Map

Most numbers within Area Code 252 are located in the following cities: Rocky Mount, Coinjock, Halifax, Norlina, Wilson, Kinston, Ahoskie, Henderson, Greenville, Manteo, Williamston, Nashville, Tyner, Morehead City, Newport, Pollocksville, Atlantic, Farmville, New Bern, Moyock, Bailey, Elm City, Stantonsburg, Lucama, Pikeville, Vanceboro, Beaufort, Oriental, Pinetops, Elizabeth City, Grifton, Emerald Isle, Kill Devil Hills, Warrenton, Hertford, Henrico, Fountain, Swanquarter, Washington, Aulander, Robersonville, Belvidere, Havelock, Spring Hope, Ayden, Aurora, La Grange, Trenton, Windsor, Shiloh, Roxobel, Kelford, Swansboro, Gatesville, Eure, Hannibal, Edenton, Columbia, Engelhard, Conway, Whitakers, Murfreesboro, Atlantic Beach, Sullivan, Smyrna, Knotts Island, Wiggins, Sunbury, Excelsior, Powells Point, Belhaven, Fremont, Rich Square, Plymouth, Pink Hill, Jesup, Snow Hill, Escanaba, Milbridge, Tarboro, Goldsboro, Littleton, Seaboard, Anaheim, Hamilton, Kent, Raleigh, Battleboro, Spring Hill, Arden, Kittrell, Lenoir, Prairieville, Muskegon, Dudley, Maysville, Bayboro, Rochester, Cincinnati, South Mills, Harkers Island, Morrisville, Macclesfield, Bethel, Lakeville, Middlesex, Kitty Hawk, Scotland Neck, Federal Way, Spanaway, Raton, Castalia, Norwalk, Waco, Wauna, Cornelius, Chocowinity, Tacoma, Chapel Hill, Bath, Pinetown, Auburn, Pantego, Winterville, Reidsville, Jackson, Long Beach, Orange Beach, Albemarle, Buxton, Salvo, Robertsdale, Kernersville, Coushatta.

Time Zone & Current Time

The 252 area code lies within the Eastern Standard Time (or EST). The current time in Eastern Standard Time is 09:42 AM on 07/06/2015.

Top Cities

Rocky Mount, Coinjock, Halifax, Norlina, Wilson, Wilson, Coinjock, Kinston, Ahoskie, Rocky Mount, Rocky Mount, Henderson, Greenville, Greenville, Manteo, Williamston, Wilson, Halifax, and Nashville

Population Demographics

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Rocky Mount, NC
Neighborhood statistics for Rocky Mount, NC
Avg. Property Value
Avg. Household Income
Top Occupations
38% Management
27% Sales
Average Age
54 years old
57% Female
Top Ethnicities
69% African American
25% Caucasian

About Rocky Mount, NC

Rocky Mount is an All-America City Award-winning city in Edgecombe and Nash counties in the coastal plains of the state of North Carolina. Although it was not formally incorporated until February 28, 1867, the North Carolina community that became the city of Rocky Mount dates from the beginning of the 19th century, and the first post office in the area opened in 1816. In 1996, the town of Battleboro merged with the city of Rocky Mount. As of 2008, the city's population was 57,010. Rocky Mount is the principal city of the Rocky Mount, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 143,026, as of 2000, and which encompasses all of both Edgecombe and Nash counties. Rocky Mount is also a part of a Combined Statistical Area which encompasses both Rocky Mount and Wilson Metropolitan Areas. The Rocky Mount–Wilson CSA population is currently over 200,000 residents. The city is about 45 minutes away from the state capital, Raleigh. Rocky Mount has a growing arts community. The city operates an Arts Center, a Children's Museum & Science Center, and a Community Theater at the Imperial Centre for Arts & Sciences.